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Alexis Weissenberg (1929–2012)

Alexis Weissenberg was born on July 26, 1929 in Sofia, Bulgaria. He was an actor, known for The Darjeeling Limited (2007), Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story (2015) and Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 in b-moll von Peter I. Tschaikowsky (1967). He died on January 8, 2012 in Lugano, Switzerland. See full bio »


(age 82) in Lugano, Switzerland

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 2015 Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story (Documentary) (performer: "Clair De Lune [Suite Bergamasque]")
 2007 The Darjeeling Limited (performer: "Clair de Lune")
 1986 Champs-Elysées (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 22 March 1986 (1986) ... (performer: "Clair de lune")
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 1993 Three Colors: Blue (special thanks)
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 1986 Victoires de la musique (TV Series)
 1986 Champs-Elysées (TV Series)
- Episode dated 22 March 1986 (1986) ... Himself
 1972-1985 Le grand échiquier (TV Series)
Himself - Main Guest / Himself
- Alexis Weissenberg ou l'exigence de la liberté (1985) ... Himself - Main Guest
- Alexis Weissenberg 2 (1979) ... Himself - Main Guest
- Alexis Weissenberg (1974) ... Himself - Main Guest
- Episode dated 9 May 1973 (1973) ... Himself
- Episode #2.3 (1972) ... Himself
 1981 Gala of Stars 1981 (TV Special)
 1979 Grâce à la musique (TV Series)
- Jean Sébastien Bach (1979) ... Himself
 1976 L'homme en question (TV Series)
 1975-1976 Numéro un (TV Series)
Himself / Himself - Host
- Nana Mouskouri (1976) ... Himself
- Alexis Weissenberg (1975) ... Himself - Host
 1972-1974 Top à... (TV Series)
Himself / Himself - Host
- L'Eurovision (1974) ... Himself
- Alexis Weissenberg (1973) ... Himself - Host
- Julien Clerc (1972) ... Himself
 1973 Music on 2 (TV Series)
- I Think It Should Go Like This (1973) ... Himself
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 2016 Duels (TV Series documentary)
 1998 Harmoniques (TV Series documentary)
- Frédéric Chopin (1998) ... Himself

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[1983 interview with The Globe and Mail of Canada, regarding his unemotional stage demeanor] You cannot lose your control physically and be precise as to what your hands do. Can you imagine a surgeon operating on somebody, and swooning and looking up at the ceiling and being very excited about it? The patient would die. That is what happens in music too. The patient dies, because there's too much... See more »


After the war, he moved to New York, where he studied at the Juilliard School. See more »

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